New director of sales at Southern Specialties

Southern Specialties Inc. announced that Brad Bailey has joined the company as director of sales.

Mr. Bailey photohas significant experience in sales and procurement in both the grower-shipper and retail sectors of the industry. He most recently held the position of executive director of procurement for Pero Family Farms in Delray Beach, FL. Mr. Bailey has also held several positions with Supervalu.

In his new position, Mr. Bailey’s duties will involve managing daily sales operations and acting as liaison with the company’s procurement division. He will work with the vice president of sales to execute the company’s sales strategies.

“We are pleased to add Brad to our team. His broad experience and excellent reputation in the industry make him a great addition to the rapidly expanding Southern Specialties family,” said Tim Meissner COO of Southern Specialties.